2 pedestrians run over by bus in Munshiganj
Two people were killed and two others injured as a passenger bus ran over them at Gazaria upazila in Munshiganj district early Friday.
The deceased were identified as Ismail Hossain, 36, son of Ali Mia, and Abu Kalam Molla, 35, son of Muslim Molla, residents of Kachua
Police Station area in Chandpur district. They are the owners of two restaurants.
Quoting locals, Bhaberchar highway police outpost in-charge inspector Md Salauddin said an unidentified passenger bus ran over some pedestrians at Jamaldi Bus Stand area on the Dhaka-Chattogram highway around 4:30am, leaving two dead on the spot.
The killer bus left the spot hurriedly after the incident.
Two others also received injuries. They were admitted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH).
The bodies were kept at the police outpost. Police are trying to identify the bus.